Bibliographic Details

The people's game : football fandom in Zimbabwe / Manase Kudzai Chiweshe.

Author / Creator Chiweshe, Manase Kudzai, author.
Imprint Mankon, Bamenda, Cameron : Langaa Research & Publishing CIG, [2017]
Description 1 online resource ( x, 158 pages)
Language English
Series Book collections on Project MUSE.
Subject Soccer fans -- Zimbabwe.
Soccer -- Social aspects -- Zimbabwe.
Soccer fans.
Soccer -- Social aspects.
Format E-Resource, Book
URL for this record
ISBN 9789956763931
Notes Issued as part of book collections on Project MUSE.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-158).
Other form Print version: 9789956762941
Table of Contents:
  • I. Introduction and background
  • II. Understanding the processes of becoming a football team fan in an African context : the case of Dynamos Football Club fans in Zimbabwe
  • III. Till Death do us part : football as part of everyday life amongst Dynamos Football Club fans in Zimbabwe
  • IV. Football rivalries in Zimbabwe
  • V. One of the boys : female fans responses to masculine and phallocentric nature of football stadiums
  • VI. Of goals and whores : football fandom and misogynistic songs at the Rufaro Stadium in Zimbabwe
  • VII. Creation and meaning of symbols among Dynamos Football Club Fans in Zimbabwe
  • VIII. Cyber-fandoms in Zimbabwe.